A Medical Assistant in New York, New York earns an average wage of $15.81 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$23,818 - $44,323
(Median)
$24K
$35K
$44K
MEDIAN: $35,116
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$10.99 - $20.89
(Median)
$11
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $15.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$23,818 - $44,323  
   
Bonus
$150.00 - $1,750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$23,170 - $44,350  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 49
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.99 - $20.89  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.40  
Overtime
$17.51 - $31.84  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$150.00 - $1,750  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$23,170 - $44,350  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 269
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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Medical Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 31%



National Average
$34,000


Skills That Affect Medical Assistant Salaries



Triage
up arrow 3%

Internal Medicine
up arrow 3%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
up arrow 3%

Family Practice
up arrow 3%

Phlebotomy
0%

National Average
$34,000

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 1%




Billing
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%


Insurance
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
medical benefits
Vision: 30%
dental benefits
None: 43%
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